It’s as cliché as that Robert Doisneau poster in a girl’s college dorm room, but whatever: We love Wes Anderson like nobody’s business, and around here, anytime he comes out with a new movie is cause for celebration. And just like we’ve done with the last three Wes Anderson movies, we freaked out months in [...]
Archive for May 30th, 2012
Well, it’s been just over a year since the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts French-ified our dear city, and in under a year from now, they’ll be taking it back in time. PIFA 2013 has been announced, and will take place from March 28, 2013 to April 27, 2013. It will once again be [...]
>>>Flyers fans may be torn on who to support in the Stanley Cup Final, but Ed Snider isn’t: Snider has thrown his full support behind the LA Kings and former Flyers Mike Richards and Jeff Carter. [AP] >>>Roy Halladay is out 6 to 8 weeks with a strained shoulder muscle, putting all three of the [...]
Last week we told you about three shareholder resolutions coming to a vote for Urban Outfitters. The resolutions included a call for the board of directors to, “commit to considering diversity when picking board candidates,” declassification of the board so that all members face election annually, and moving the system of votes from plurality to [...]
Michelle Obama will be coming to Philadelphia next Wednesday to hold a “grassroots event” according to the Morning Call. Or, as most of you have just read this: Traffic will be a nightmare.
This was awesome. And then it was on Pitchfork.
The lone Philly entry in Newsweek‘s America’s Best High Schools 2012 was Central High School, which shot in at #375 — a much higher entry than most of the Philly-area suburban high schools that made the list, mind you. (You can see which ones those are in this desperate hit-grabby slideshow over at the Philadelphia [...]
They were, without a doubt, the finest stoner joke rock band New Hope had ever produced. They were everything Phish fans ever wanted Weird Al Yankovic wanted to be, and everything Weird Al ever wanted the Grateful Dead to be. They were Ween: They were mighty, they were hilarious, they were obtuse, and not for [...]
And the most exciting show of the summer is, un-ironically and with complete sincerity and you can stick your Radiohead up your ass… NEW EDITION, SALT-N-PEPA & EL DEBARGE @ The Mann, 8/05. (Bonus points for that graphic, too.) When we found out about this, we made a squeal so high only dogs and moms [...]
Here is an excerpt from a fun infographic by I Shot Him for Massive Health that shows what you already know: As a city, we’re a bunch of fat loads. Click on the link to see the whole thing, and for the love of cripes, stop letting yourself go! It’s later than you think! (We [...]
Stock up on popcorn, make sure you have “do shot” material, and don’t forget to set your DVRs, for this shall be a blessed occasion: ABC’s 20/20 is currently running teasers on-air to promote their segment on That Time John Bolaris Got Roofied Twice In Miami, set to broadcast this Friday. It will most certainly [...]